Every single item in our archival collections tells a story.
Some tell the story of exile and immigration.
Some let us to hear what songs Ukrainian-Americans of the 1920s sang.
Letters and other personal documents give us intimate details of the lives of ordinary people, and give a personal perspective to historical events.
Your trash might be a treasure!
Do you have letters, family papers, photographs, records of Ukrainian-American organizations, or similar materials?
What looks like trash to you could be invaluable to a historian!
We can help you identify and understand your documents.
Please contact us before you throw it away.